Khadija Foundation

HEPATITS-B SAY NAJAT KAL NHI AAJ

Khadija Foundation, Haidri Beverage’s very own initiative was founded in January 2013 with the objective of providing free of cost vaccination against Hepatitis B to all especially the unprivileged masses. In addition to this, Khadija Foundation has a qualified team for providing first aid and basic medical services not only to employees and their families but to the local community as well. It is a registered, not-for-profit organization with the mission to make Pakistan free of Hepatitis B.

In the spirit of serving the community, the Khadija foundation drives vaccination camps against Hepatitis B and has administered over 95000 free doses. Over 20000 people have completed their vaccination course. Khadija foundation team has visited over a hundred different locations both local and far-flung. Vaccination campaigns have been held in remote locations with special emphasis on educating and informing individuals about hepatitis B as well as vaccinating them.

What is Hepatitis B ?

Hepatitis B is a very common liver disease in Pakistan. Chronic Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection affects over 350 million people worldwide and over 1 million deaths occur annually due to HBV-related chronic liver disease. Pakistan’s 8-10% population is Hepatitis B carrier. Symptoms of Hepatitis B include jaundice, fever, persistent fatigue, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, etc.

Hepatitis B spreads by contact with blood like a blood transfusion or body fluids, by contact with contaminated objects like razors, toothbrushes, dental instruments, sharing infected needles, and piercing.

Contact Us

For further information, please feel free to call 051-4491654.

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